Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Phoenix, AZ

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FWFPSR

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH-CENTRAL
ARIZONA AND SOUTHEAST CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PHOENIX AZ
203 PM MST WED AUG 24 2016

.DISCUSSION...
MOISTURE WILL CONTINUE TO THIN REGIONALLY...WITH THE BEST CHANCES FOR
DAYTIME STORMS OVER THE MOUNTAINOUS REGIONS OF NORTHERN AND EASTERN
AZ THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK. DAYTIME HUMIDITIES WILL FALL IN THE
10-20 PERCENT RANGE AND UPWARDS OF 20-40 PERCENT OVER THE MOUNTAINS
WITH GENERALLY GOOD OVERNIGHT RECOVERIES. OVERALL WESTERLY DAYTIME
WINDS WILL PREVAIL WHILE OVERNIGHT WINDS WILL TAKE UP TYPICAL
DRAINAGE/DIURNALLY DRIVEN HEADINGS. SOME ELEVATED BREEZINESS WILL
DEVELOP UP THROUGH THE CO RIVER VALLEY...WITH SOME GUSTS OF 20 TO 25
MPH.

...THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY GUSTY WINDS...

NOTE...ADDITIONAL FIRE WEATHER FORECAST INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND
IN THE AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION. SEE PRODUCT PHXAFDPSR.

AZZ132-250915-
WEST CENTRAL DESERTS/NORTHWEST MARICOPA COUNTY/GREATER PHOENIX
AREA/SOUTHWEST DESERTS/SOUTHWEST MARICOPA COUNTY/
NORTHWEST AND NORTH-CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
PHOENIX BLM/YUM BLM/CAZ-CRZ-
203 PM MST WED AUG 24 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................75-85.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................42-52 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................8 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTH 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE
  EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................98-104.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................18-23 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR PHOENIX.......11300 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR PHOENIX......SOUTHWEST 7 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR PHOENIX..........VERY GOOD.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................75-85.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................49-60 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................8 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................95-102.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................19-26 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING 10 PERCENT IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL.............................1 IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 2 IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR PHOENIX.......12500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR PHOENIX......SOUTHWEST 6 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR PHOENIX..........VERY GOOD.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 75-85. HIGHS 96-103. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 75-85. HIGHS 99-105. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 76-86. HIGHS 102-107. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 76-86. HIGHS 103-108.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 78-88. HIGHS 103-108.

$$

AZZ133-250915-
SOUTHERN GILA COUNTY/TONTO NATIONAL FOREST FOOTHILLS-
SOUTHERN TONTO NF/WEST SAN CARLOS BIA/SOUTH PORTION FT APACHE BIA/
CAZ-
203 PM MST WED AUG 24 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................58-74.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................48-75 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................9 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  EVENING...BECOMING NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE
  EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................20 PERCENT IN THE
  EVENING...BECOMING 0 PERCENT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL.............................2 IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 1
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................83-98.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................19-30 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1 IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 2 IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................57-74.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................50-78 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  EVENING...BECOMING MOSTLY DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................2 IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 1
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................82-95.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................24-33 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................20 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................2.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 57-74. HIGHS 82-96. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 54-75. HIGHS 84-99. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 54-75. HIGHS 85-102. EAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 55-77. HIGHS 86-103.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 58-77. HIGHS 86-103.

$$

AZZ131-CAZ231-250915-
YUMA/MARTINEZ LAKE AND VICINITY/LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY AZ-
LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY CA-
203 PM MST WED AUG 24 2016 /203 PM PDT WED AUG 24 2016/

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................79-83.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................44-54 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................101-106.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................16-21 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR YUMA..........7200 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR YUMA.........SOUTH 14 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR YUMA.............EXCELLENT.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................79-83.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................51-63 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................8 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................100-104.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................18-23 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR YUMA..........9900 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR YUMA.........SOUTH 12 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR YUMA.............EXCELLENT.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 78-82. HIGHS 100-104. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 78-82. HIGHS 102-107. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 79-83. HIGHS 104-108. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 81-85. HIGHS 105-109.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 82-86. HIGHS 105-109.

$$

CAZ230-250915-
JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK-
203 PM PDT WED AUG 24 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................69-80.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................29-34 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............LIGHT AND VARIABLE IN THE
  EVENING...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................89-101.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................15-20 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................68-79.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................30-35 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................85-98.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................14-19 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 68-78. HIGHS 87-98. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 66-78. HIGHS 89-101. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 66-77. HIGHS 92-103. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN 15 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 67-79. HIGHS 93-104.
.WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 69-79. HIGHS 93-104.

$$

CAZ232-250915-
IMPERIAL COUNTY AND EASTERN RIVERSIDE COUNTY-
203 PM PDT WED AUG 24 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................77-82.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................34-58 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................8 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............LIGHT AND VARIABLE IN THE
  EVENING...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................99-106.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................15-21 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................77-81.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................37-65 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................5 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................95-103.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................16-21 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 76-80. HIGHS 96-103. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 75-80. HIGHS 99-106. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 75-82. HIGHS 102-108. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 77-84. HIGHS 103-109.
.WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 79-84. HIGHS 103-109.

$$

.8 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 1ST THROUGH SATURDAY
SEPTEMBER 3RD...ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW MEDIAN
PRECIPITATION.



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